Learn to Identify Snakes
To identify a snake, you need to consider several aspects of its appearance: body type, head shape, eyes, scales, patterns, color, and tail. Some snakes have other specific features.
Corn Snake... Elaphe obsoleta [popup] Bairds Rat Snake... Elaphe vulpina ...
Rainbow Snake... Ficimia streckeri [popup] Mexican Hooknose Snake Gyalopion
USA and Canada are home to a large number of different species of snakes. ...
experts rely on scale patterns to make a positive identification of a snake.
Jun 18, 2001 ... Quick ID (current location) to ID by Name · to Myths & Truths · to About ... This
Quick I.D. is a way to learn what kind of snake it is that you have.
Snake Identification has 28657 members. Wondering what kind of snake you
have found? This group is to be used for snake identification (not limited to...
Many snakes are top level predators; for example, a single rat snake can
consume over 100 ... Venomous Snakes in New York: Distribution and
Snake Identification Database Questionnaire. Please answer the following
questions based on the snake you wish you identify. You will be provided a list of
Identifying snakes has little to do with the myths surrounding poisonous and non-
poisonous characteristics and has more to do with body type classification.
Snake Identification Key ... Common Gartersnake (Formerly Common Garter
Snake) range ... Dekay's Brownsnake (Young) (Formerly Brown Snake) range ...
Snakes are perhaps the most maligned animals in Kentucky. Yet these animals
have fascinating life histories, exhibit beautiful color patterns and play critical ...